Environmentalist and Highway Re-route Movement leader, Dr Wayne Kublalsingh, has been released on 10,000 dollars bail after being arrested by police.
The Highway re -route movement leader was charged for resisting arrest, assaulting a police officer and obstruction.
The situation unfolded around 12:30pm Wednesday in the Woodland area during a demonstration held by members of the group against the Debe to Mon Desir section of the San Fernando to Point Fortin Highway.
Dr Kublalsingh appeared in the Siparia Magistrate Court and is expected to reappear today.
Commenting on the matter after being questioned on the matter by reporters on Wednesday, Acting Prime Minister and Congress of the People Political Leader, Prakash Ramadhar, said the country’s law must be adhered to by all citizens.